Why MAC as Your Partner

Jobs • Progress • Prosperity • Connections

The Metro Atlanta Chamber exists for one reason – to help Atlanta thrive

Who are we? We are a strong voice of the business community in Metro Atlanta that is solely dedicated to marketing the 29-county metro Atlanta region.
  • 3,000+ member companies that employ more than 1 million workers
  • 3,000 volunteers
  • 100 percent privately funded
What do we do?
  • Economic Development  – recruitment and expansion of headquarters and global business – supply chain, advanced manufacturing, bioscience, health IT, technology and business services
  • Public Policy – we tackle critical issues such as transportation, water and education
  • Member Services – we offer more than 150 events to get members involved, connected and educated
  • Sports – MAC’s Atlanta Sports Council has helped drive nearly $2 billion in economic impact through sporting events over the last 10 years
Differentiators
  • One-stop site selection assistance for the 29-county metro Atlanta area
  • Confidential consulting services at no charge
  • Industry expertise of metro Atlanta’s high-growth sectors
  • Network of global expertise for international companies
  • Connections to human resource professionals to gain local insight on talent
  • Connections to executive leadership for business opportunities
  • Connections to higher education institutions for R&D resources
  • Connections to potential customers and capital sources
  • Connections to trade opportunities and international business development

Services

LAND SITE AND BUILDING SEARCH
  • existing space
  • land sites
CUSTOMIZED MARKET RESEARCH
  • labor force availability and wage rate analysis
  • demographic and economic data
  • cost of living and cost of doing business
  • metro area comparisons
  • customized research tailored to your information requirements
TALENT AVAILABILITY, QUALITY AND COST
  • human resource manager interviews
  • workforce salary and total cost assessment
  • specialty staffing agency access
ACCESS TO BUSINESS ACADEMIC LEADERSHIP
  • private meetings with top CEO’s and C-suite executives
  • access to university leaders and resources
FACILITATION WITH REGULATORY AUTHORITIES
  • environmental and permitting offices
  • infrastructure authorities – transportation, water & sewer, utilities
RELOCATION ASSISTANCE
  • customized residential and community tours
  • on-site Atlanta resource rooms
  • relocation information
GLOBAL BUSINESS EXPANSION
  • connections to trade and investment opportunities
  • connections to a global network of business and government expertise
  • assistance with international business development